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Passing the Torch

May 2021 | Our Twelve Steps
How a well-meaning mission to preach the “right AA” became a beautiful lesson in tolerance and service

In the Shadow of Mt. Kilimanjaro

April 2021 | Fun in Sobriety
This Navy guy once needed liquor to enjoy his life. Today, under a sky full of stars, he knows that isn’t true

63 Wonderful Years

January 2021 | Oldtimers!
Hopping in and out of virtual meetings all over the world, a mother of four who got sober in 1957 has really seen it all

No Meetings in Sight

December 2020 | Remote Communities + Sober Holidays
What to do when a large section of the state you’re in has no AA meetings? One woman was about to find out

Living My Life

November 2020 | Our Twelve Traditions
Life’s challenges keep unfolding for this old-timer.
So does the help we get when we reach out

Someone Who Understood

November 2020 | Our Twelve Traditions
Hitting bottom would surely end his chance to adopt. Who on earth would let him raise their child now?

Looking Inward

August 2020 | LGBTQ+
A newcomer’s prayer on a meeting patio one day leads him to a profound personal experience with a Higher Power

Up from the Ashes

September 2020 | Living Sober Group
How a mother kept her cool and stayed close to AA as tragedy struck her family and her California town

Batten Down the Hatches

September 2020 | Living Sober Group
He used to outdrink all of his buddies. Now he gladly goes to AA meetings wherever he’s deployed

Off to Portland

September 2020 | Living Sober Group
She once thought drinking was the only way to have a happy life. Discovering YPAA events changed all that

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